Our client is a Multinational project management company.
They have an urgent requirement for a Project Director with light rail experience on projects across the Middle-East and Asia.
The candidate placed in this role must be experienced with rail systems.
This role is responsible for managing and leading a diverse team of professionals including Architects, Engineers, Designers, Quantity Surveyors, Contractors and other supporting services.
Drawing on your existing rail delivery and light rail projects experience, you will be responsible for monitoring the project direction and coordinating throughout all project life-
cycles and final handover to the client.
Develop the strategy and execution plan
Negotiate contract terms with the client
Deliver on all technical and commercial aspects of the project as per the contract requirements
Manage the client relationship and key stakeholders
Business development to ensure repeat business
Deliver the financial objectives for the programme
Manage all programme risk and contingencies
Ensure compliance with the company’ Business Management System
Direct staff and resources to meet programme delivery requirements
Ensure project success
Manage the Project Manager’s performance of delegated responsibility
Bachelor's degree in engineering or any related degree, chartered.
A minimum of 20 years post graduate experience
Experience in leading on light rail projects preferably in the Middle East.
Experienced in the application or different transit systems
Proven success in the delivery of large capital projects within scope, time and budget
Ability to influence for results.
Experience in the planning, managing and successfully delivering on projects involving numerous stakeholders
Effective IT and communication skills in report writing, presentations and holding effective conversations
Proven ability to lead, organize and direct large multi-national organization